S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2

PC / Action / Release: Nov 30, 1999 / ESRB: RP-T+

S.T.AL.K.E.R. license grabbed by bitComposer

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 12, 2012 5:45am PST

After S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 was cancelled, former members of developer GSC Game World founded Vostok Games to continue the ideals of the open-world survival shooter series with Survarium. As for the actual S.T.A.L.K.E.R. brand, though, it wasn't quite clear what was happening. Ru...


Rumor: Bethesda gets S.T.A.L.K.E.R. rights

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 31, 2012 8:15am PDT

After the cancellation of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2, members of the dev team at GSC Game World went on to found a new studio and start their own irradiated shooter-RPG, Survarium. Yet, according to a fresh rumour, the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series may live on at Bethesda.


S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 canceled, ideas funneled into 'Survarium'

By Steve Watts, Apr 25, 2012 10:00am PDT

Developer GSC Game World has formed into Vostok Games, dropping S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 and putting those ideas in a new title, Survarium.


S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 development continues

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 16, 2012 11:30am PDT

It's been a while since we last checked in on S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 and developer GSC Game World, which seemed at one point in December 2011 to be at risk of shutting down, but rest assured--GSC said today that yes, development is still continuing.


S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 development continuing

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 12, 2012 6:00am PST

Work on survival shooter S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 will continue at GSC Game World, the troubled developer has confirmed. Reports last year had suggested it would be shutting down, so huzzah!


STALKER dev: 'there is cause for hope'

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 23, 2011 7:45am PST

"There is cause for hope," S.T.A.L.K.E.R.'s troubled developer GSC Game World teased today, helping salve fears that the studio was shutting down and its radioactive survival shooter series would be gone for good. It's a Festivus miracle!


STALKER developer admits 'we will do our best to continue'

By Xav de Matos, Dec 12, 2011 3:00pm PST

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. developer GSC Game World has acknowledged and confirmed rumors that the studio is in trouble.


Report: STALKER 2 dev shuts down

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 09, 2011 12:00pm PST

GSC, developer of the STALKER franchise, has been shut down according to numerous reports. While the studio is officially offering "no comment," multiple sources are confirming the closure of the studio.


S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Dev: PC Is Primary Platform

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 12, 2011 7:00am PST

If you freaked out, panicked and otherwise over-reacted at the news that S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 will be multi-platform, you'll be glad to hear that...


"Good for them and glad they are doing it. Hopefully it won't be plauged with lots of bugs ..."

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S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Announced for 2012, Built Upon Multi-Platform Engine

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 16, 2010 5:40am PDT

After releasing two un-numbered follow-ups to its grim open-world shooter S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Cherynobyl--Clear Sky and Call of...


"Wait, wasn't the main criticisms of the STALKER games 1) unplayable without patches and 2) ..."

- IHATEDUST see all 67 comments